Appalachia

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Appalachia
Region
Downtown Roanoke frae atap Mill Moontain.
Downtown Roanoke frae atap Mill Moontain.
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Auries includit unner the Appalachian Regional Commission's chairter
Coonties or coonty-equivalents420
States13
Population
 (2010)
 • Total25 million
Demonym(s)Appalachia

Appalachia (/ˌæpəˈlæə, -ˈlə/) is a cultural region in the Eastren Unitit States that stretches frae the Soothren Tier o New York tae northren Alabama, Mississippi an Georgie.[1] Whilk the Appalachian Moontains stretch frae Belle Isle (Newfoundland an Labrador) in Canadae tae Cheaha Moontain in Alabama, the cultural region o Appalachia teepically refers anerly tae the central an soothren portions o the range. As o the 2010 United States Census, the region wis hame tae approximately 25 million fowk.[2]

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  1. "Appalachian Region". Appalachian Regional Commission. Archived frae the original on 2 December 2008. Retrieved 27 November 2008. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help) Archived 2008-12-02 at the Wayback Machine
  2. "Census Population Change, 2000–2010". Appalachian Regional Commission. Retrieved 9 August 2013.